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DWC Announces Virtual Hearings Starting Jan. 12, 2022

Urgent Report DWC Announces Virtual Hearings Starting Jan. 12, 2022 On Jan. 11, 2022, the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) announced that all hearings would be conducted virtually as of Jan. 12, 2022. That means that all trials, lien trials, expedited hearings and Special Adjudication Unit (SAU) trials will be heard telephonically. Mandatory settlement conferences, [...]

Absence & Disability Management – Convincing Your Senior Leadership to Invest

Absence & Disability Management Convincing Your Senior Leadership to Invest. December 15th, 2021, by ShaunTeah L. Radcliffe, CPDM $6.2 million, $8.6 million, $20 million, $125 million, $125 million, $175 million, what do all these numbers have in common?  Are they lottery jackpot payouts?  Close but not quite. These are dollar amounts that medium to large […]

Reasonable Accommodation Process

Workplace Accommodations – Year End is the The Perfect Time to Review Company Policies and Procedures. December 2021, by ShaunTeah L. Radcliffe, CPDM What exactly is a reasonable workplace accommodation? A reasonable accommodation is a temporary or permanent change to the job or hiring process that allows an employee or applicant to perform the job’s […]

IEA Announces Scholarship for Disability Management Courses

IEA Announces CPDM Scholarship If you’re thinking of getting specialized in Disability Management but are concerned about financing your tuition, consider applying for IEA’s Spring 2022 CPDM scholarship. IEA offers funding equal to tuition for one class ($599) for eligible candidates. What Does “Eligible Candidate” mean? Candidate is in, or interested in, getting into the […]

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